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Waiver Wire Weekly: Backups step up on splintered rosters

Waiver Wire Weekly: Backups step up on splintered rosters

By Adin Link, Staff Writer

September 17, 2019

Hopefully, you heeded our advice last week and added some of our favorites like Jacoby Brissett, John Ross or Terry McLaurin. If not, don’t worry, you have a chance to redeem yourself. Waiver Wire Weekly is back for our second slate of players you should add for the coming week. 

Waiver Wire Weekly: Rookie receivers and runners will pay dividends down the road

Waiver Wire Weekly: Rookie receivers and runners will pay dividends down the road

By Adin Link, Staff Writer

September 10, 2019

After a long offseason, the NFL returned this week and with it the enigma that is fantasy football. Regardless of your record, the waiver wire during Week 1 is critically important. Getting an early start on claiming players after Week 1 will allow you to establish roster flexibility and gain some valuable depth on your bench.

The beginner’s guide to 2019 fantasy football

The beginner’s guide to 2019 fantasy football

By Michael Elesinmogun, for the Pitt News

August 29, 2019

As the NFL season gets ready to begin on Thursday, fans are starting to put their fantasy football teams together. It’s a challenging process that brings plenty of uncertainty, leaving you to make educated guesses as you draft. To help with this drafting process, here are five dos and don'ts that will help prepare you for draft day — along with the biggest sleeper at every position that you may want to keep your eyes on.

Waiver Wire Weekly: Welcome to Playoffs

Waiver Wire Weekly: Welcome to Playoffs

By Adin Link, Staff Wrtier

December 4, 2018

It’s do or die time in fantasy football, if you are looking for some home players to pick up in order to put yourself in the best position to win your league, make sure you read this week’s Waiver Wire Weekly.

Waiver Wire: It’s crunch time

Waiver Wire: It’s crunch time

By Adin Link, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018

It’s the most important time of the year, fantasy football playoff time. To ensure you have who you need to make it in your fantasy football playoffs, check out Waiver Wire Weekly.

Waiver Wire Weekly: Countdown to Fantasy Playoffs

Waiver Wire Weekly: Countdown to Fantasy Playoffs

By Adin Link, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018

With Fantasy Football Playoffs right around the corner, it’s more important than ever to make sure you have the best players. Rashaad Penny and Jeff Heuerman both had their best games last week and are looking like two players you will want to have if you want to finish out the season strong. You can read more about what players to take here.

Waiver Wire Weekly: Filling in the holes of Week 9

Waiver Wire Weekly: Filling in the holes of Week 9

By Adin Link, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

With Saquon Barkley and Odell Beckham Jr. both on bye weeks, this could be your week to finally get on top. If you are looking to make some moves this week, check out the Pitt News Waiver Wire to see who could be your next best player.

Waiver Wire Weekly: Gabriel and Mack are best bets

Waiver Wire Weekly: Gabriel and Mack are best bets

By Trent Leonard, Sports Editor

October 17, 2018

If you happen to own Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown and James Conner, fear not — these players should be able to fill in admirably in the NFL’s Week 7.

Waiver Wire Weekly: Clement, Coutee are top options

Waiver Wire Weekly: Clement, Coutee are top options

By Adin Link, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018

It's officially Week 6 of the NFL season, and for avid fantasy football fans, it means it is almost time to lock in those picks. From quarterbacks to wide receivers to running backs, it seems the best picks this week are Corey Clement of the Eagles and Keke Coutee of the Texans.

Waiver Wire Weekly: Keenum to regain momentum

Waiver Wire Weekly: Keenum to regain momentum

By Adin Link, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018

In this week's Waiver Wire Weekly, blogger Adin Link looks at the best outcomes from last week, and makes predictions on who to look out for this up coming week. Though not doing very well this past week, Adin encourages fans to look for Case Keenum to make a comeback.

Weekly Waiver Wire

Weekly Waiver Wire

By Adin Link, Staff Writer

September 14, 2018

With the popularity of fantasy football and the constant weekly changes, it can be difficult for participants to keep up with what is happening. Now, fans have to look no further than this brief list of weekly wire additions to keep an eye on.

Frustations of a first-time fantasy football player

Frustations of a first-time fantasy football player

By Alex Wise / Staff Writer

October 1, 2014

Fantasy football is the worst.And I’m not just saying that because I lost this week — which I did. I’m saying that because fantasy football, together with Yik Yak and inserting lines from 2 Chainz songs into everyday conversation, is slowly taking over my life. I’ve become what I thought I’d n...

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